The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Elasticsearch
Rank 455 513 537
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +24
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 180 97 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.17% 0.096%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.62% 0.95% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 79 39
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£450 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £388 £306
% change year-on-year
+7.74% +26.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
11085 10241 9041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.97% 18.33% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7090 6073 5233
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 422 384
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +63 158 £450 -5.26% 87
London +51 118 £500 - 50
South East -10 22 £270 -38.28% 21
Wales -4 21 £478 +59.16% 1
South Wales +3 20 £475 +58.33%
Newport - 18 £480 -
City of London +7 12 £450 - 13
Oxfordshire - 12 £260 - 4
Leeds - 6 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £325 - 1
Oxford - 6 £253 - 2
Yorkshire - 6 £325 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £425 -
Croydon - 5 - -
Witney - 4 £260 -
Surrey - 4 £425 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £250 - 1
South West -6 2 £450 +50.00% 5
East of England - 2 £463 - 4
North East - 2 £475 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £450 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £475 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £475 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £425 -
Cardiff -12 1 £390 +30.00%
North West -36 1 £300 +20.60% 4
Cambridgeshire - 1 £425 -
Essex - 1 £500 -
Merseyside - 1 £300 - 2
Berkshire - 1 £475 - 1

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 154 (50.66%) Java
2 147 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (36.51%) Git (software)
3 111 (36.51%) MongoDB
4 106 (34.87%) JavaScript
5 85 (27.96%) TDD
6 78 (25.66%) Linux
7 77 (25.33%) Scrum
7 77 (25.33%) jQuery
8 73 (24.01%) HTML
9 72 (23.68%) DevOps
10 68 (22.37%) RESTful
11 67 (22.04%) Big Data
12 66 (21.71%) Open Source
13 65 (21.38%) Apache
14 64 (21.05%) MVC
15 62 (20.39%) MySQL
15 62 (20.39%) Jenkins
16 60 (19.74%) Spring
17 59 (19.41%) Puppet
17 59 (19.41%) Redis
18 58 (19.08%) Hadoop
19 57 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
20 56 (18.42%) NoSQL
20 56 (18.42%) PHP
20 56 (18.42%) CSS
21 55 (18.09%) Python
21 55 (18.09%) REST
22 53 (17.43%) SOA
23 50 (16.45%) Apache Solr

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 65 (21.38%) Apache
2 50 (16.45%) Apache Solr
3 44 (14.47%) Tomcat
4 38 (12.50%) Node.js
5 32 (10.53%) Apache Spark
6 22 (7.24%) Confluence
6 22 (7.24%) JBoss
7 17 (5.59%) Mule
8 14 (4.61%) Mule ESB
8 14 (4.61%) CMS
9 13 (4.28%) nginx
10 12 (3.95%) OpenStack
11 11 (3.62%) WebLogic
12 9 (2.96%) iPlanet
12 9 (2.96%) GlassFish
12 9 (2.96%) Jetty
12 9 (2.96%) Alfresco
12 9 (2.96%) Apache Qpid
12 9 (2.96%) Apache TomEE
12 9 (2.96%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) MS Office
1 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.96%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.33%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.33%) Tridion
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 57 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.62%) GitHub
2 11 (3.62%) OpenShift
3 9 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (2.30%) PaaS
5 5 (1.64%) Heroku
5 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.32%) SaaS
7 3 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.99%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.33%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.54%) HTTP
2 16 (5.26%) Internet
3 10 (3.29%) DNS
3 10 (3.29%) OpenLDAP
4 7 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.30%) LDAP
5 6 (1.97%) SMTP
6 4 (1.32%) POP3
6 4 (1.32%) SNMP
6 4 (1.32%) IMAP
7 3 (0.99%) SAN
7 3 (0.99%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.66%) SSL
9 1 (0.33%) VPN
9 1 (0.33%) Firewall
9 1 (0.33%) SSH
9 1 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.33%) VLAN
9 1 (0.33%) DHCP
9 1 (0.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (36.51%) MongoDB
2 67 (22.04%) Big Data
3 62 (20.39%) MySQL
4 59 (19.41%) Redis
5 58 (19.08%) Hadoop
6 56 (18.42%) NoSQL
7 37 (12.17%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (10.86%) SQL Server
9 23 (7.57%) Apache Hive
10 22 (7.24%) HBase
11 17 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (5.59%) Relational Database
12 15 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (4.28%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (3.95%) MarkLogic
14 12 (3.95%) Triplestore
15 9 (2.96%) Infinispan
15 9 (2.96%) Impala
15 9 (2.96%) Riak
15 9 (2.96%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 111 (36.51%) Git (software)
2 62 (20.39%) Jenkins
3 35 (11.51%) Maven
4 32 (10.53%) JIRA
5 30 (9.87%) Selenium
6 29 (9.54%) JUnit
7 25 (8.22%) Gradle
8 18 (5.92%) Visual Studio
8 18 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (5.92%) Grunt
9 14 (4.61%) SpecFlow
10 13 (4.28%) Gerrit
10 13 (4.28%) Subversion
11 12 (3.95%) JMeter
11 12 (3.95%) Artifactory
11 12 (3.95%) Mockito
11 12 (3.95%) Cucumber
11 12 (3.95%) Bower
12 11 (3.62%) SonarQube
12 11 (3.62%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (7.89%) Finance
2 10 (3.29%) Publishing
3 8 (2.63%) Legal
3 8 (2.63%) Retail
4 7 (2.30%) Banking
4 7 (2.30%) Marketing
5 6 (1.97%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.64%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.64%) Advertising
6 5 (1.64%) Games
7 4 (1.32%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Front Office
8 2 (0.66%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 190 (62.50%) Developer
2 65 (21.38%) Java Developer
3 32 (10.53%) Architect
3 32 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (9.21%) .NET Developer
5 16 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 15 (4.93%) Senior Developer
7 14 (4.61%) Scala Developer
8 10 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (2.96%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (2.96%) Hadoop Developer
10 8 (2.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 8 (2.63%) Analyst
11 7 (2.30%) Data Analyst
11 7 (2.30%) Lead Developer
11 7 (2.30%) Java Architect
11 7 (2.30%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (1.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 6 (1.97%) AWS Developer
12 6 (1.97%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (25.33%) jQuery
2 73 (24.01%) HTML
3 68 (22.37%) RESTful
4 60 (19.74%) Spring
5 56 (18.42%) CSS
6 55 (18.09%) REST
7 47 (15.46%) Web Services
8 45 (14.80%) HTML5
9 41 (13.49%) JSON
10 38 (12.50%) .NET
11 37 (12.17%) Lucene
12 35 (11.51%) AngularJS
13 34 (11.18%) RabbitMQ
14 33 (10.86%) CSS3
15 31 (10.20%) Ajax
16 30 (9.87%) Backbone.js
17 29 (9.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 26 (8.55%) Hibernate
19 25 (8.22%) Spring MVC
19 25 (8.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.92%) Mobile App
2 13 (4.28%) User Experience
3 10 (3.29%) W3C
4 9 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.96%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.63%) Social Media
5 8 (2.63%) Social Network
6 7 (2.30%) Semantic Web
6 7 (2.30%) Visualisation
6 7 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.32%) Blog
8 4 (1.32%) GIS
8 4 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.99%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.66%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.66%) Online Games
10 2 (0.66%) Clustering
10 2 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 78 (25.66%) Linux
2 33 (10.86%) UNIX
3 21 (6.91%) Ubuntu
4 18 (5.92%) Windows
5 17 (5.59%) CentOS
6 12 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.64%) Fedora
8 4 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.32%) Android
9 2 (0.66%) Debian
10 1 (0.33%) HPUX
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (27.96%) TDD
3 77 (25.33%) Scrum
4 72 (23.68%) DevOps
5 66 (21.71%) Open Source
6 64 (21.05%) MVC
7 53 (17.43%) SOA
8 45 (14.80%) BDD
9 44 (14.47%) Unit Testing
10 42 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (12.50%) OO
12 27 (8.88%) Software Engineering
13 26 (8.55%) Analytics
14 24 (7.89%) Microservices
15 22 (7.24%) Configuration Management
16 20 (6.58%) E-Commerce
17 18 (5.92%) MapReduce
18 17 (5.59%) OOP
19 12 (3.95%) Web Development
19 12 (3.95%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 154 (50.66%) Java
2 106 (34.87%) JavaScript
3 56 (18.42%) PHP
4 55 (18.09%) Python
5 47 (15.46%) SQL
6 42 (13.82%) Scala
7 38 (12.50%) C#
8 36 (11.84%) Ruby
9 33 (10.86%) Perl
10 16 (5.26%) Bash Shell
11 14 (4.61%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.96%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.63%) SPARQL
13 8 (2.63%) C
13 8 (2.63%) C++
13 8 (2.63%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.64%) XPath
14 5 (1.64%) Go
15 4 (1.32%) R
15 4 (1.32%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 46 (15.13%) Security Cleared
2 34 (11.18%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.95%) Degree
4 9 (2.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) CISSP
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.97%) QA
System Software
1 22 (7.24%) Docker
2 16 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.26%) Varnish
3 12 (3.95%) Active Directory
4 11 (3.62%) vCloud
5 10 (3.29%) Apache Flume
6 9 (2.96%) HDFS
6 9 (2.96%) Squid
7 5 (1.64%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.33%) XenServer
9 1 (0.33%) GPFS
9 1 (0.33%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 59 (19.41%) Puppet
2 40 (13.16%) Ansible
3 38 (12.50%) Kibana
4 37 (12.17%) logstash
5 32 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (8.55%) Vagrant
7 16 (5.26%) Salt
8 12 (3.95%) ZABBIX
8 12 (3.95%) Rundeck
9 10 (3.29%) HAProxy
10 7 (2.30%) Apache Shiro
11 5 (1.64%) yum
11 5 (1.64%) Capistrano
12 4 (1.32%) Nagios
13 2 (0.66%) Check_MK
13 2 (0.66%) OSSEC
13 2 (0.66%) Mesos
14 1 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
14 1 (0.33%) Graphite
14 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (7.57%) Oracle
2 22 (7.24%) VMware
3 18 (5.92%) Splunk
4 17 (5.59%) Red Hat
5 16 (5.26%) Google
6 12 (3.95%) Rackspace
7 11 (3.62%) Microsoft
8 10 (3.29%) Pega
8 10 (3.29%) Sitecore
9 9 (2.96%) Twitter
10 8 (2.63%) SaltStack
11 6 (1.97%) New Relic
11 6 (1.97%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.64%) HP
13 4 (1.32%) ESRI
13 4 (1.32%) IBM
13 4 (1.32%) Sun
13 4 (1.32%) Cloudera
14 3 (0.99%) Netezza
14 3 (0.99%) Tableau
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